Proposed New Planning Bill

Phoebe Duvall, Planning and Environmental Policy Officer with An Taisce talks to Noel McGuinness about the proposed new Planning Bill where amendments would drastically reduce the ability of ordinary people and environmental NGOs to legally challenge any bad planning decision with environmental…

Enviro: 15th July 2019

On this edition of Enviro: John and the panel interview interviewed community activist Padraig O’Connaille from Connemara about the proposals for Gold mining in his area. The team also interviewed Ian Lumney of An Taisce who have objected to the proposals. Gold…

The Big Beach Clean 2018

Sinéad McCoy, Coastal Communities Manager, Environmental Education Unit, An Taisce, talks to Noel McGuinness about Clean Coasts and the Big Beach Clean 2018. She explains that Clean Coasts engages communities in the protection of Ireland’s beaches, seas and marine life. It has…